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Waldo's Campus Tavern

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1408 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-4429
+1 269-349-8674
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Mon - Sat 15:00 - 02:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

Loved going to this small college bar with some friends! Very awesome feel to the place, and many pool tables and places to sit. The music was great, and well as the service. The bartender remembered who I was and what I wanted to drink by just asking once. I would suggest to go there on Thursdays because they have... More 

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Kalamazoo County, Michigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

It's been a long time since we were here, but it is one of those "generations have come her to drink, eat and talk kind of college town atmospheres.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

Its a college bar! With a few locals down stairs. If they don't know you then you can forget any kind of prompt service. The bar down stairs has a cool old school vibe, but the bar set up was an afterthought and makes it awkward to order.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2013

Food is not bad , service is either great or sucks . Most of the time our service has been pretty good but once or twice they seemed to be stoned or drunk . Burgers are good , kids like the chicken strips but this is mainly a college hang out as its just down the road from campus .

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BATTLE CREEK
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2012

Terrible service. I'm pretty certain the waitress each time (different one) was under the influence of something. If I were in college, I might find this place charming in a twisted sense.

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2009

Fave Dive bar....this is the type of place you see in your mind's eye when you think college pub. Downstairs is great. Love the Carpeted walls.....oh I miss it so! I'm so hittin' this place when I am in town again.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2008

Go here for the beer. :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza, Pub
Open Hours
Monday
15:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 02:00
Thursday
15:00 - 02:00
Friday
15:00 - 02:00
Saturday
15:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1408 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-4429
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-349-8674

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?